For Immediate Release: The World’s Youngest Solo Musician to Headline his own Concert Tour Performs in Escondido!

Escondido, California — :

The California Center for the Arts, Escondido and KPBS present, “Ethan Bortnick, Live in Concert, Generations of Music” for one-night only at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido on Friday, September 13th at 7:30pm in the Center Theater

Ethan Bortnick is a talented pianist singer, composer, songwriter and musician who at age 9 was listed in the Guinness World Records for “The World’s Youngest Solo Musicians to Headline His Own Concert Tour.” In July 2011 (age 10), he became the youngest headliner at the Las Vegas Hilton.

Ethan’s live concerts are filled with surprises and talent that dazzle audiences and fills them with a sense of wonder and awe. People leave Ethan’s shows feeling elated, transformed, uplifted, and inspired, saying it was the best show they have ever been to, hands down.

This is a must-see for the entire family! He will also involve the audience in the show, compose music on the spot, put together songs instantly using audience stories/ideas, and answer questions.

This concert brings all generations closer together and will create memories to last a lifetime and will make the perfect gift for anyone in your life, of any age.

“Ethan’s imagination and ability to create music from stories is unbelievable.”– QUINCY JONES

Tickets for the show are $28-$50 and are on sale online at or at the Center ticket office at 340 N. Escondido Blvd., Escondido, Ca 92025, or by calling 800.988.4253. The ticket office is open Tue. – Sat. 12–6 PM, and Sun. 12–5 PM.

Get more information about the show including his program as well as purchase tickets here:

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About the California Center for the Arts, Escondido 

A 501(c)3 charitable organization, the Center’s creation was sparked by a civic vision—one that recognized the vital role that the arts play in strengthening and uniting the community. Our commitment to enriching lives and improving access to the arts, especially for low-income individuals and families, is exemplified through our extensive educational programming and robust series of free community events. The Center is guided by an enthusiastic Board of Trustees and passionate staff who are dedicated to furthering arts education and access, and to creating programs that provide cultural enrichment for residents of North County and beyond.

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